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Month: October 2017

London: Honey Afternoon Tea and a Bee at The St Ermin’s Hotel

London: Honey Afternoon Tea and a Bee at The St Ermin’s Hotel

I have often said and written that Afternoon Tea is one of my favourite meals.  I love lingering with friends and family over plates piled high with thin sandwiches with no crusts (I hate crusts on sandwiches so this is a plus point for me!), […]

Winter Spice Apple Sauce Cake

Winter Spice Apple Sauce Cake

I have been baking my quick and easy fruit cake for years now and it never fails.  This time of year we have a surplus of really nice, heritage, cooking apples at the end of the garden.  Sometimes I make cakes with chopped apples or […]

Southampton: A Day on a Big Ship – the MSC Preziosa

Southampton: A Day on a Big Ship – the MSC Preziosa

A Day on a Big Ship, the MSC Preziosa, with a lot of fellow bloggers. Every year Flea Enterprises invites bloggers registered on Foodies100/Tots100/HIBS100/Trips100 to BlogCamp – a gathering of bloggers from all walks of blogs along with great workshop sessions, networking, learning and cake; […]

Premier Inn Review

Premier Inn Review

I was recently taking part in a Blogger convention in Southampton.  I was attending with blogging friends/colleagues Manjiri from Travels For Taste and Nayna who writes Simply Sensational Food.  We needed to stay over night for two nights. Southampton has plenty of accommodation for students, […]

Giveaway: Lobster Apron

Giveaway: Lobster Apron

I was asked if I would like to review an apron.  I have loads of aprons so what could be so special about this one I asked.  Let us send you one and you will see. So the Lobster Homeware apron arrived! I love the […]

Fermenting – feeding your gut and your biome

Fermenting – feeding your gut and your biome

I have always loved sauerkraut, a fermented cabbage with its origins in Eastern Europe but never realised how healthy it was for me.  I have been reading about feeding your gut and it all suggests that we need to eat more fermented foods including live […]

Tobago: Welcome to Trinidad and Tobago

Tobago: Welcome to Trinidad and Tobago

I was invited to visit the Caribbean island paradise of Tobago.  This was really exciting because I had never been there or to her sister island of Trinidad. I have to confess I love the Caribbean islands now adding two more to my list of […]